Honors, Awards, & Transitions

Recent Honors and Awards

Summer Support Initiative Scholars 2013


Karen Barton, Assistant Professor, Department of Geography
The "Place" of Rural Grocery Stores in Colorado's Food Deserts

Andy Creekmore, Assistant Professor, Department of Anthropology
Archaeological geophysics study of a Middle Bronze Age city in Erbil Province, Iraq

Molly Desjardins, Assistant Professor, English Department
Public Intellectuals, Private Idiots: Intelligence and Sociality, 1789-1850

Whitney Duncan, Assistant Professor, Department of Anthropology
Migration and Mental Illness: Returned Migrants at Oaxaca's Public Psychiatric Hospital

Angela Henderson, Associate Professor, Department of Sociology
An Analysis of At-Risk Student Athletes' Possible Selves: A Prospective Study

Britney McIlvaine, Assistant Professor, Department of Anthropology
Colonizing the Eastern Mediterranean: The Greek Diaspora in Biocultural Context

John Ryan, Assistant Professor, Department of Hispanic Studies
A Holistic and Contextual Grammar of Spanish: A Book Proposal to Georgetown
University Press

Jose Suarez, Professor, Department of Hispanic Studies
Gomez Manriquez's Songbook 1250

HSS College Scholar, 2012-2013

Nicholas Syrett, Associate Professor of History

HSS Diversity in the Classroom, 2012-2013

Lisa Zimmerman, Assistant Professor of English

HSS Teaching Excellence Award, 2011-2012

Jeri Kraver, Professor of English

HSS Excellence in Advising and Service Award, 2011-2012

Sally McBeth, Professor of Anthropology

Promotions, Tenures, and Emeritus/Emerita Designations

2013-2014 Faculty Promotions

Joy Landeira, Professor of Hispanic Studies
April- Dawn Miller, Associate Professor of English
Jungwon Park, Associate Professor of Hispanic Studies
Chris Talbot, Assistant Professor of Women's Studies
Robert Weis, Associate Professor of History
Lisa Zimmerman, Associate Professor of English
Dawit Senbet, Associate Professor of Economics
Karen Barton, Associate Professor of Geography

2013-2014 Tenured Faculty

April- Dawn Miller, Associate Professor of English
Jungwon Park, Associate Professor of Hispanic Studies
Robert Weis, Associate Professor of History
Lisa Zimmerman, Associate Professor of English
Dawit Senbet, Associate Professor of Economics
Karen Barton, Associate Professor of Geography

2013-2014 Retiring Faculty

Peter Kastner, Professor of German
Ann Rasmussen, Lecturer of English
Sharron Riesberg, Lecturer of English
Philip Reichel, Professor of Criminal Justice
Sharon Wilson, Professor of English
Hedy Dexter, Professor of Sociology and Women's Studies
Matthew Downey, Professor of of Social Science

In Memoriam

Michael J. Higgins, Professor Emeritus of Anthropology, February 2, 2011
Richard J. Crawford, Professor Emeritus of Speech Communication, July 23, 2009
Teresa B. Rodriguez, Professor Emerita of Hispanic Studies, June 8, 2008
Robert Graham, Professor Emeritus of French, April 24, 2008
John Bromley, Director, President’s Leadership Program, March 26, 2008
Gary Willoughby, Professor Emeritus of Sociology, March 20, 2008

 

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